President has a constitutional role and I am willing to play any role to mediate between political leaders, says Dr Arif Alvi
Lahore: President Dr. Arif Alvi said on Friday he was ready to meet Prime Minister Shebaz Sharif and Pakistan’s Terek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Imran Khan about the country’s early elections.
Speaking to senior journalists at the Governor’s Office, the President stressed that everyone needed to think about the country’s current economic and political situation, and that politicians needed to get rid of their egos and sit around the table.
“The president has a constitutional role and I am ready to act as an intermediary between political leaders,” he said, adding that he would seek the support of Shebaz Sharif and Imran for the benefit of the country.・Added that he was ready to talk to Khan.
“Politicians aren’t sitting collectively on the speaking table; they should unite. If I don`t see the state of affairs getting better, I will ask them to take a seat down on the table. As the president, I can best ask, now no longer order,” Alvi referred to.
President Alvi stated he become “worried” that the polarisation become growing and referred to that it needed to give up withinside the coming days. “Of course, politicians aren’t college students that we`ll ask them to take a seat down in a lecture room forcefully.”
“There are talks of the appointment of the military leader and judges. For the judiciary, the leader justice has said that there ought to be a standard; I believe him,” the president stated. The president similarly stated that he has signed eighty five summaries despatched through the top minister and had best back of them referring to EVM and vote casting rights of remote places Pakistanis. “Since, I labored on each those subjects previously, I become satisfied towards reversing their use withinside the elections,” he stated.
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